Inhabited by prehistoric Mound Builders; Iowa, Sac, Fox, Sioux and others were here when French arrived in 17th cen.; part of Louisiana Purchase of 1803; settlers displaced Amerindians by mid-19th cen.; fought for Union & aided escaping slaves in Civil War.

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41.8780030° N, 93.0977020° W  map

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  1. Overview of Iowa ← you are here
  2. Interactive Map of Iowa
  3. Historic Sites and Landmarks in Iowa (2,435)

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Iowa, USA